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Southern Company Financial Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia

Financial Analyst

Description

This position supports financial planning, analysis, regulatory and budgeting needs for Southern Company and its subsidiaries. Responsibilities include:

  • Understand, develop, maintain, and effectively use the UIPlanner models to support the needs of the various Southern Company subsidiaries

  • Continuously examine and improve processes and tools used throughout supported organizations

  • Provide timely solutions to ad hoc requests from the subsidiaries

  • Build and sustain trusted relationships and communicate effectively based on the audience

This position will be located at the Southern Company Headquarters in Atlanta, GA.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Industrial Engineering, Information Systems, or related field

Experience Requirements:

  • 1-5 years of experience in accounting, finance or related field preferred

  • Experience in financial planning, analysis, budgeting, or regulatory is preferred

  • Experience with Excel based models or reporting systems is preferred

  • Understanding of utility finance, accounting and rate making principles is a plus

  • Experience using UIPlanner models are a plus

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Understanding of utility accounting, finance and rate making principles

  • Ability to develop, run and critique sophisticated financial models

  • Ability to analyze current processes, identify issues, and recommend solutions

  • Ability to build effective relationships with work team and customers

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Strong organization and documentation skills

  • Knowledge of database systems and programming is a plus

Behavioral Attributes:

  • Able to adjust easily to changing priorities

  • Exhibits a high degree of initiative and is proactive

  • Takes personal responsibility for assignments to ensure client needs are fully met

  • Understands broad implications of decisions and work activities

Job Field: Finance

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Atlanta

Operating Company: Southern Company Services

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time

Work Location(s):

Southern Company Headquarters - 30 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd. NW (30ATLANTA)

30 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd. NW

Atlanta, 30308

Req ID: SCS2008171

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